Brewed by Thiriez
Style: Saison
Esquelbecq, France
Serve in Tulip


on tap

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RATINGS: 220   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.34   EST. CALORIES: 165   ABV: 5.5%
Formerly known as Frères de la Bière.

Initialement nommée "les Frères de la Bière", elle est le fruit d’un partenariat avec un brasseur anglais, John Davidson de la Swale Brewery, dans le cadre d’un projet Interreg.

Blonde, légère en alcool, un houblon aromatique du Kent, utilisé très généreusement lui confère son caractère unique.. "Dès l’attaque, l’amertume est là, puissante, enrobante,bien associée au malt. Structure moelleuse, bien maltée et sans lourdeur. Du houblon à l’état nature envahit le palais. Les amateurs vont en raffoler" Bière Magazine mars-avril 2006 Exportée au USA sous le nom de Thiriez EXTRA

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Bragesnak (5395) - Aarhus, DENMARK - APR 30, 2014
From Holstebro, Dk. Bottled, 150414. Blonde with white head. Aroma of citrus and spices. Flavour with malt and some caramel too.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Sammy (9563) - Toronto, Ontario, CANADA - APR 29, 2014
Bottle at Volo, serviceable saison. White pepper and drinkable. Mediam blond colour. OK.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
shaynsawchuk (664) - Mississauga, Ontario, CANADA - APR 26, 2014
750 mL bottle. Pours a hazy light copper with a thick white head of foam that laces nicely. Grainy malt, citrusy and floral hop with plenty of musty cellar character on the nose. Crisp, bitter and dry. Light bodied but creamy with high carbonation. Similar to, but less complex than the blonde. Superbly sessionable.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Idiosynkrasie (4923) - Bielefeld, GERMANY - APR 18, 2014
330ml bottle. Hazy dark golden colour with average to huge, soft, frothy, fairly lasting, minimally lacing, white head. Fruity hoppy and fruity yeasty aroma, hints of apricot, peach, a spicy yeasty touch as well. Taste is mildly bitter hoppy, slightly spicy yeasty, subtle fruity notes with hints of apricot, mirabelle. Nice.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerhunter111 (10502) - Hasborn, GERMANY - APR 18, 2014
Ins Glas ergießt sich ein trübes goldgelbes Bier mit schöner Schaumkrone. Geruch malzig fruchtig, Citrus, würzig. Geschmack würzig malzig, Citrus, minimal bitter, hefig.

   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
mike_77 (3942) - Breda, NETHERLANDS - APR 16, 2014
Hazy blond. Aroma of fresh pale malt. Flavour is also very malty with fresh pea sweetness. Texture is quite creamy.

   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
PriorL (2776) - Gent, BELGIUM - APR 10, 2014
Bottle. Shared with S&G. APPEARANCE: light clouded blond beer, small stable white head NOSE: hoppy, nothing special. TASTE: hoppy, but weird bitterness...

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
tom10101 (3906) - Quebec, CANADA - MAR 20, 2014
Bottle (330 ml). Clear golden with a small mostly lasting white head and little lacing. Aroma is of breadied malt, a good amount of hops, mineral notes and light fruity notes. Taste is of breadied malt, mineral presence, peppery notes, light grapefruits and very light bitterness. Medium body. Good carbonation. Crisp. Very interesting beer. Drinkable aplenty and quite refreshing. Tasty. I’m not sure if the word "unique" is appropriate, but this beer definitely has it’s own personality.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
JorgeLee (1430) - Greater London, ENGLAND - MAR 13, 2014
Tap in Moeder Fontainas. Light, bright yellowy gold with a dense white head. Light hoppy aroma, appetising. Hints of yeast, citrus, floral hop. Subtle but definite bitterness in the finish. Plendid.

   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 4/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 8/20
budedou (548) - Saint Etienne, FRANCE - FEB 27, 2014
Pas très bonne... Houblonné qui disent... ils ont jamais gouté une vraie IPA.... Très amère mais sans gout de houblon... mais quand meme meilleure qu’ une mauvaise pils/lager...

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